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What equipment must power driven aircraft operating VFR OTT have, other than equipment required for DVFR

Altimeter with subscale, pitot heat, directional gyro, attitide indicator, turn coordinator


What equipment must power driven aircraft operating NVFR have, other than equipment required for DVFR

Altimeter with subscale, turn coordinator, directional gyro, landing light, instrument illumination, position and anti-collision lights, adequete source of electrical energy for all electrical and radio equipment, spare fuses


When can anti-collision lights be turned off at night?

When the PIC determines that, because of operating conditions, doing so would be in the interests of aviation safety


What are the safety belt requirements for aircraft other than balloons?

The aircraft must be equipped with a seat and safety belt for each person on board (other than an infant)

Safety belt must have metal-to-metal latching device


What are the shoulder harness requirements on an aircraft?

Each front seat shall be equipped with a safety belth that includes a shoulder harness. Exception is small aeroplanes manufactured before July 18, 1978


When should the PIC of the aircraft direct all persons on board to fasten safety belts?

During movement on the surface

During take off and landing

Any time during the flight that the PIC considers it necessary


605.29 states that no operator of an aircraft shall permit the use of a flight control lock in respect of the aircraft unless:

The flight control lock is incapable of becoming engaged when the aircraft is being operated

An unmistakable warning is provided to the person operating the aircraft whenever the flight control lock is engaged


When must oxygen equipment and an oxygen supply be available for all crew and 10% of passengers?

At cabin pressure altitudes between 10,000'-13,000' ASL for the entire period of flight exceeding 30 minutes


When must oxygen equipment and an oxygen supply be available for all persons on board an aircraft?

At cabin pressure altitudes above 13,000'ASL for the entire period of flight


When should all crew wear an oxygen mask and use supplemental oxygen during operations between 10,000'-13,000' ASL?

For any part of the flight at those altitudes that is more than 30 minutse in duration


When should each person on board an aircraft flying over 13,000'ASL wear an oxygen mask and use supplemental oxygen?

For the duration of the flight at those altitudes


What should you do in the case of losing your transponder en route?

With ATC clearance, fly to next aerodrome of intended landing in fligh plan, or to the first aerodrome with facilities to remove and fix the unit


605.38 states that no person shall operate an aircraft unless it is equipped with one of more ELTs. What are the exceptions?

F.T.U engaged in flight training and operated within 25 NM of the aerodrome of departure

Engaged in a flight test

A new aircraft engaged in flight operations incidental to manufacture, preparation or delivery of the aircraft (test flight)


When can you fly without an ELT (as per the MEL)?

There is displayed on a readily visible placard within the aircraft cockpit, for the period of removal of the ELT from the aircraft, stating that the ELT has been removed and setting out the date of removal, and the aircraft is to be re-equiped with a serviceable ELT within 30 days after the date of removal


When should an ELT be activated?

Only in an emergency

During first 5 minutes of any hour for no more than five seconds, for the purpose of testing


Who should be notified if the ELT is accidentally activated during flight?



605.84 states that take-off is prohibited unless the aircraft is maintened in accordance with:

Any airworthiness limitations

The requirements of any airworthiness directives issued by the Minister


605.85 states that after undergoing maintenance, and aircraft shall not fly unless:

A maintenance release is signed


Is maintenance release required for tasks identified as elementary work?



605.86 prohibits taking off in an aircraft unless it is maintained in accordance with a regular maintenance schedule. Who approves the maintenance schedule?

The Minister


When can the Minister authorize an operator to deviate from the requirements of the maintenance schedule?

When the operator submits a request in writing which demonstrates that the deviation will not affect aviation safety


What should be done before taking off in an aircraft that has been subjected to any abnormal occurence?

Inspect the aircraft for damange. Can be done by the PIC if it does not require disassembly


What technical records should be kept by the owner in respect of the aircraft?

Journey log

Seperate technical record for the airframe, each installed engine, and each variable-pitch propeller


How long should the owner of an aircraft retain every entry in a journey log?

1 year


When can the operator take off in an aircraft without carrying the journey log on board?

It is not planned that the aircraft will land and shut down at any location other than the point of departure


What should also be delivered when transferring the title of an aircraft, airframe, engine, propeller, or appliance to another person?

All the technical records that relate to that aeronautical product


When can weapons, ammunition, or other equipment designed for use in war be carried on board an aircraft?

The aircraft is a Canadian aircraft,  or when authorized by the Minister


What does 606.02 state about liability insurance?

No owner or operator of an aircraft shall operate the aircraft unless proof of liability insurance is carried on board